A bond issue sells for $950. The coupon rate is 8%, the bond matures in 18 years, and interest is paid semi-annually. The tax rate is 35%. What is the aftertax cost of debt?

A bond issue sells for $950. The coupon rate is 8%, the bond matures in 18 years, and interest is paid semi-annually. The tax rate is 35%. What is the aftertax cost of debt?

A bond issue sells for $950. The coupon rate is 8%, the bond matures in 18 years, and interest is paid semi-annually. The tax rate is 35%. What is the aftertax cost of debt?